The International Hydrographic organization was established in 1921 with its headquarters (The IInternational Hydrographic Bureau) permanently established in Monaco. The organization currently has
he First lighthouse of the world
The lighthouse of Alexandria (Pharos of Alexandria) was built in the early 3-rd century BC by the ruler Ptolemy I, an ex-general of Alexander Macedonian, the con
Mariners are requested to notify Georgian Hydrographic Service: 1) Of any damaged, out of order or off position Aids to Navigation; 2) Of inaccuracies or shortcomings in Georgian Hydrographic Servi
Geographic coordinates: latitude: 42 ° 07.99' N longitude: 41 ° 39.67' E Height: 39 m Visibility : 16 m.
Geographic coordinates: latitude: 41 ° 39.35' N longitude: 41 ° 38.47' E Height: 20 m visibility: 14 m The history of Batumi lighthouse is more then 150 years ol
Geographic coordinates : latitude: 42 ° 58.92' N Longitude: 40 ° 58.24' E Height: 34 m. Visibilityა: 17 m.
Ministry of Economy and Sustanable Development of Georgia LEPL “Georgian State Hydrographic Service” participated in IHO Black and Azov Sea Working Group held in Constanta , Romania. I
n the frame of meeting were discussed cooperation and coordination issues between hydrographic services of black sea basin countries, as well issues related to limitation of maritime boundaries between the countries. Working group meetings over International Hydrographic Organization are held biennially. It is notable, that Georgia has hosted Black and Azov Sea Working group in 2015.